Archive for the 2014 Category

CLARENCE N. WOOD

FRIEND OF THE COMMUNITY | Inducted 2014 Clarence N. Wood, 74, a veteran human-rights advocate and former Chicago Commission on Human […]

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BENNETT WILLIAMS

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2014 [Posthumous] Bennet Williams (1947–2001), a community organizer, for almost 20 years as an HIV-positive man advocating […]

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HEATHER A. STEANS

FRIEND OF THE COMMUNITY | Inducted 2014 Heather A. Steans, 51, an Illinois state senator, for six years of legislative […]

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ROSS A. SLOTTEN, M.D.

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2014 Ross A. Slotten, M.D., 60, a physician, medical faculty member, and biographer, for 30 years of […]

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SILK ROAD RISING

ORGANIZATION | Inducted 2014 Silk Road Rising, the Chicago theater project, for 12 years of showcasing works that address themes […]

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DEBRA SHORE

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2014 Debra Shore, 62, an openly lesbian Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago commissioner since 2006, […]

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LISA MARIE PICKENS

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2014 Lisa Marie Pickens, 51, a co-founder and board president emeritus of Affinity Community Services, for more […]

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OUT & PROUD IN CHICAGO

ORGANIZATION | Inducted 2014 Out & Proud in Chicago, a WTTW initiative, for producing television documentaries about Chicago LGBT history […]

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EDWARD MOGUL

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2014 Edward Mogul, 68, lawyer, teacher, and president of the Illinois Academy of Criminology, for LGBT advocacy […]

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CHRISTINA KAHRL

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 2014 Christina Kahrl, 46, the nation’s first openly transgender sports writer and a co-founder of the Baseball […]

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